Monthly Social Meetings
Please support our monthly meetings and tell your friends. We have an excellent venue and interesting speakers on a wide range of topics. Everyone is welcome.
Social evenings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at our regular venue, The Royal Oak Inn, Much Marcle (unless stated otherwise below).
All meetings are at 7.30 for 8.00 pm. Please note there will be an admission charge of £1.00.
16 January 2018
Nigel Jefferies - Thomas Telford
Nigel tells us more about this famous civil engineer, architect and stonemason. Many thanks for the offers from our members to share their interests and knowledge
20 February 2018
Paul Barnett - Rout of the Riviera – the Slapton Sands Disaster
The tragic events of April 1944 and one man’s determination to recover a sunken tank
20 March 2018
Boaters’ Craft Group from the Gloucester Waterways Museum
The story and lives of the narrow boat women and demonstrate some of their crafts
17 April 2018
Alistair Patrick - The Creation of the Panama Canal
We hear about a slightly larger canal than usual!
15 May 2018
Mike Rodd - The Kennet and Avon
An update on a southern canal after its restoration and re-opening